Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Louisiana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1960
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1928
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1959–Jan 1960
2-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1932
Nov 1959–Jan 1960
3-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Oct 1959–Jan 1960
4-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Sep 1959–Jan 1960
5-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Aug 1959–Jan 1960
6-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jul 1959–Jan 1960
7-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jun 1959–Jan 1960
8-Month
38.51"
(978.15mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
May 1959–Jan 1960
9-Month
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1990
Apr 1959–Jan 1960
10-Month
49.51"
(1,257.55mm)
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Mar 1959–Jan 1960
11-Month
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Feb 1959–Jan 1960
12-Month
59.96"
(1,522.98mm)
57.05"
(1,449.07mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Aug 1958–Jan 1960
18-Month
84.80"
(2,153.92mm)
84.19"
(2,138.43mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Feb 1958–Jan 1960
24-Month
116.50"
(2,959.10mm)
114.10"
(2,898.14mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Feb 1957–Jan 1960
36-Month
184.93"
(4,697.22mm)
171.20"
(4,348.48mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1992
Feb 1956–Jan 1960
48-Month
233.81"
(5,938.77mm)
228.12"
(5,794.25mm)
5.69"
(144.52mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Feb 1955–Jan 1960
60-Month
288.77"
(7,334.76mm)
284.98"
(7,238.49mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/